Music Business Major (BS)
Whether you’re an aspiring music business professional, entrepreneur, or artist, the music business major provides you with the knowledge, skills, and tools necessary to succeed in the music industry. A broad collection of electives lets you personalize your coursework to fit your professional aspirations.
Once you have been accepted to Truman, an audition is required for acceptance into this major.
With coursework from a variety of academic departments, this major prepares you for a wide range of fields such as modern performance, arts management, entrepreneurship, and the commercial music industry. Some career options include:
- Artist Manager
- Booking Agent
- Concert Promotor
- Music Publisher
- Music Venue Manager
- Professional Performer
Music Programs and Studios
Develop your skills in a variety of musical instruments and styles by participating in music programs and studios.
Join ensembles ranging from choral groups to instrumental, jazz, and athletic groups.
Get involved in organizations that allow you to explore your interests in both music and business. Organizations range from professional business fraternities to Pi Kappa Lambda, a music honor society.
Concerts, Recitals, Annual Music Events
Truman’s Music Department hosts several festivals, competitions, and recitals. Various music ensembles also perform throughout the year.